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kiki
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English Meaning(s) for 危機

noun, no adjective
  1. crisis

Definition and Synonyms for 危機

Risk a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
Synonyms: リスク, 冒険, 危機, 危殆, 危険, 危険性, 危難, 恐れ, 恐れる
Pinch a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action
Synonyms: ピンチ, イマージェンシー, エマージェンシー, 不虞, 危急, 危機, 変事, 急場, 急変, まさかの時, 有事, 火急, 焦眉, 緊急, 緊急事態, 緊急時, 警急, 非常, 非常時
Crisis a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something
Synonyms: クライシス, 分かれ目, 分け目, 危局, 危急存亡の秋, 危機, 境目, , , 難場, 難局
Crisis an unstable situation of extreme danger or difficulty
Synonyms: クライシス, 危機, 非常事態, 非常時
Danger the condition of being susceptible to harm or injury
Synonyms: , 危地, 危機, 危殆, 危険
Endangerment a source of danger
Synonyms: 危機, 危険
Endangerment a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
Synonyms: 危機, 危険

Meanings for each kanji in 危機

dangerous; fear; uneasy Kanji Details »
mechanism; opportunity; occasion; machine; airplane Kanji Details »

Categories 危機 is a member of

Occasion an event that occurs at a critical time
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Crisis a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something
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Condition a state at a particular time
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Situation a complex or critical or unusual difficulty
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Danger a cause of pain or injury or loss
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Venture any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 危機

Sample Sentences for 危機

It was under these circumstances that the constitutional crisis began.
Our country is in a crisis.
This bird is in danger of dying out.
Many fragile species are on the verge of extinction.
Without the ozone layer, we would be in danger.

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